HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse RN Burn Center FT Nights up to $7,500 sign on bonus! in Kansas City, Missouri

Research Medical Center is hiring Registered Nurses (RN) in our Burn Unit.

/ If you meet the below qualifications and have questions, please contact nursing recruiter, Nicole Palmieri at // nicole.palmieri@hcamidwest.com /

Come Grow With Us. Find a job in healthcare with Research Medical Center, located in Kansas City. As a Registered Nurse (RN), we know you have many choices for your career. Research Medical Center offers experienced Registered Nurses (RN's) Up to $7500 sign on bonus and $5000 relocation!

Other benefits include:

Covered Parking ● On-Site Daycare ● Competitive Benefit Package ●Tuition Reimbursement

Your passion is caring. So is ours. Come grow your nursing career with us—become a member of a collaborative team whose mission focuses on the care and improvement of human life. At Research Medical Center, you’ll find that caring extends to both our patients and our people.

Ashley B.RN, BSN, Emergency Room / "I work alongside the best coworkers and for the best hospital in Kansas City. We work as a team to provide the best possible quality of care and we are proud to be a part of Kansas City’s finest health care provider." /

Kristen Wendell, RN ICU
/ “I love working in the ICU at Research because of the amazing teamwork among nurses, physicians, and other care providers. The diverse patient population provides many opportunities to learn and grow as a nurse.” /

Our jobs. Your talents. Research Medical Center, as part of HCA Midwest Health, does much more than just make an impact on patient lives and the community it serves. Our culture is founded on HCA’s tenets of innovation, high-quality care, mutual respect and collaborative teamwork. Our hospital offers career opportunities that challenge, embrace and transform lives. And the unwavering dedication to deliver world-class healthcare is a two-way street: Research Medical Center is committed to its employees and, in turn, employees are committed to its patients and loved ones.

Let’s start with the facts. You’re looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to not only the community, but also its employees. Research Medical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding area since 1886—and those years have allowed the 590-bed facility to put down meaningful roots in a community that depends on its acute and outpatient medical care services. The hospital, which offers medical and health clinic services across three Kansas City locations, including the main campus on Meyer Boulevard, the Research Medical Center Brookside Campus on Rockhill Road and Research Psychiatric Center, a Campus of Research Medical Center on 63rd Street. Research Medical Center features a broad range of highly specialized, state-of-the-art services including a Level I Trauma Center; Cycle IV Chest Pain Center; Neuroscience Institute; Level 1 TCD-designated Stroke Center and the region’s first Accredited Primary Stroke Center; TIA Clinic; Grossman Burn Center; Liver and Pancreas Institute of Kansas City; the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Research Medical Center; Obstetrics; Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Transplant Institute; and Orthopedics, among others. Although Research Medical Center receives awards and prestigious recognition from The Joint Commission, the American Heart Association and other high-profile organizations, we don’t rest on them—instead, our team members put excellence into action.

Life is good in Kansas City.- 5K Relocation Live, work and play in one of the Midwest’s most-acclaimed cities. Home to the beloved Kansas City Royals, the 2015 World Series champs, Kansas City—also known as the City of Fountains—overflows with adventure. From award-winning barbecue and a rich legacy of jazz to a world-renowned art museum, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, stunning architecture and James Beard Award-winning chefs who serve up the best in regional cuisine, Kansas City is a cultural crossroads. Enjoy a concert at Sprint Center, cheer on the Kansas City Chiefs, the Royals, the Missouri Mavericks and Sporting KC or catch a race at Kansas Speedway. Discover distinctive neighborhoods, beautiful parks and one of the country’s most affordable cities. Kansas City is convenient, Midwest-friendly and the perfect place to raise a family. And of course, Kansas City isn’t far from neighboring Kansas suburbs just over the state line—another world to explore Recently named America’s Coolest City . Learn more about living in KC . http://www.thinkkc.com/with/HCAMidwest

Responsibilities: * Under the general direction of the Director, Manager or Nurse Manager, coordinates and provides patient care and assumes individual responsibility and accountability for the provision of nursing care.

  • Nursing care is provided in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, applicable state Nursing Practice Acts, ANA Standards of Practice and the generic and unit structure standards.



  • Current RN licensure

  • BLS, ACLS, PALS. TNCC or ACTN required within first year of employment, ABLS required within the first year of employment.

  • Minimum 6 months Critical Care experience Essential Functions:

  • Maintains strict Infection Control guidelines unique to the burn patient.

  • Anticipates and Prioritizes patient care needs related to the burn injury and it’s progression.

  • Understands and Responds appropriately to the psychological issues affecting burn patients.

  • Understands and applies critical thinking to Fluid Resuscitation of the acute burn patient.

  • Maintains efficiency in the assessment and TBSA estimation of acute burn injuries.

  • Recognizes signs of possible child or elder abuse and reports as per guidelines.

  • Acutely aware and aggressively addresses pain control and management in the patient pre and post operatively.

  • Completes and documents acuity information.

  • Completes dressing changes per burn protocol and Burn Physician orders.

  • Complies with the Medical Center’s policies and procedures

  • Verbalizes and demonstrates the ability to obtain and interpret cardiac rhythms and treatment of arrhythmias.

  • Performs hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, arterial blood gas analysis, and defibrillation/cardioversion as well as other specialty-area duties that may require advanced training and/or certification.

  • Develops and implements care based on patient assessment, individualized patient care plans in accordance with standards of nursing practice.

  • Provides care that considers physical, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs of patients.

  • Completes initial assessment per policy and ongoing re-assessments as warranted by patient's condition.

  • Evaluates patient outcomes on an ongoing basis and prioritizes patient care, modifying the care plan as needed.

  • Documents care provided in the patient care record in accordance with policies and procedures.

  • Safely and competently administers pharmacotherapeutics, adhering to medication policies, procedures, practices and standards and monitors and documents the resultant outcomes based upon the patient’s response to treatment. Initiates, regulates and otherwise manages Intravenous Therapy.

  • Utilizing a case management approach, the nurse plans, guides, directs, coordinates and collaboratively incorporates the overall aspects of patient care across the continuum.

  • Assesses and responds appropriately to ensure patient safety based on the physical environment, equipment and the patient’s behavior.

  • Demonstrates critical thinking and the ability to provide care in emergency situations and follows established emergency procedures and practices.

  • Ensures involvement of patient and/or family in decision making process, as it relates to patient care, end of life and ethical issues.

  • Provides individualized teaching to patient/families and documents effectiveness.

  • Demonstrates competence in the clinical knowledge, skills required, and technology utilized in the department.

  • Answers call lights in a timely manner and responds appropriately.

  • Within the scope of practice, assists with coordination of student clinical experience and orientation of new staff.

  • Assists in coordination of student clinical experience.

  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Title: Registered Nurse RN Burn Center FT Nights up to $7,500 sign on bonus!

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09727-39420